And that’s a wrap for international transfers – well, until January at least.
The Premier League clubs tried to overcome the signing difficulties during these strange times.
Some did better than others, while one club in particular had no problem injecting the money.
Thomas Partey finally moved from Atletico Madrid to Arsenal on the deadline
Kai Havertz made a £ 71m move to Chelsea and was part of the club’s massive killing spree that spent more than £ 200m while Manchester City splashed £ 62m on Benfica defender Ruben Diaz.
There were a total of 105 new signings in the Premier League, with Wolves, Aston Villa and Leeds United being among the big donors.
Here talkSPORT.com guides you through the most expensive offers of the summer.
The top 20 most expensive signings by Premier League clubs this summer
20. Allan (Napoli to Everton) £ 22m
=. Edouard Mendy (Rennes to Chelsea) £ 22m
Goalkeeper Edouard Mendy has joined Chelsea from Rennes
18. Diego Llorente (Real Sociedad to Leeds) £ 22m
17. Rhian Brewster (Liverpool to Sheffield United) £ 23.5m
Rhian Brewster was honored for his size in Liverpool but is now with Sheffield United
16. Timothy Castagne (Atalanta to Leicester) £ 25m
=. Ben Godfrey (Norwich to Everton) £ 25m
Leeds have spent a lot of money on Rodrigo after his return to the Premier League
15. Rodrigo (Valencia to Leeds) £ 26m
14. Gabriel Magalhaes (Lille to Arsenal) £ 27m
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Wolves were big donors this summer, splashing on Barcelona defender Nelson Semedo
13. Nelson Semedo (Barcelona to Wolves) £ 27.6m
12. Ollie Watkins (Brentford to Aston Villa) £ 28m
Ollie Watkins became the Aston Villa record signing
11. Wesley Fofana (St Etienne to Leicester) £ 32m
10. Fabio Silva (Postage to the Wolves) £ 35m
Chelsea spent a lot of money on Ajax winger Hakim Ziyech as part of his summer frenzy
9.Hakim Ziyech (Ajax to Chelsea) £ 36m
8. Donny van de Beek (Ajax to Manchester United) £ 40m
Man United have signed Ajax’s Doony van de Beek for £ 40million
7. Nathan Ake (Bournemouth to Manchester City) £ 41m
5. Ben Chilwell (Leicester to Chelsea) £ 45m
Chelsea signed Ben Chilwell of Leicester for £ 45 million
=. Diogo Jota (Wolves to Liverpool) £ 45m
=. Thomas Partey (Atletico Madrid to Arsenal) £ 45m
Diogo Jota joined Liverpool from Wolves to earn up to £ 45million
3. Timo Werner (RB Leipzig to Chelsea) £ 48m
2. Ruben Dias (Benfica to Man City) £ 62m
Man City faced Benfica defender Ruben Dias
1. Kai Havertz (Bayer Leverkusen to Chelsea) £ 71m
Chelsea have signed German star Kai Havertz for £ 71m in the summer’s biggest transfer